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A Successful Case Study of Small Business Energy Efficiency and Demand Response with Communicating Thermostats

July 31, 2009

Ernesto Orlando Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory, U.S. Department of Energy

Herter, K., S. Wayland, and J. Rasin.


This report documents a field study of 78 small commercial customers in the Sacramento Municipal Utility District service territory who volunteered for an integrated energy efficiency/ demand response (EE-DR) program in the summer of 2008.

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